Install Internet Explorer 6 on Linux19 Jan 2008
Thanks to WINE, you can run Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 on Linux quite well by now. Techblogging shows us the instruction to install Internet Explorer 6 on Linux.
- Get recent wine here.
- Add a new user named windows to your system.
- Use gksu -u windows xterm to open a shell as the windows user.
- Download dcom98.com and ie6setup.exe, save them to /tmp.
- Type the following commands:
wine regedit ie6_overrides.reg
Now, you can run IE by following command:
gksu -u windows wine C:Program FilesInternet ExplorerIEXPLORE.EXE